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The Great Flood of 1993

Stanley A. Changnon

The Great Flood of 1993

Causes, Impacts, and Responses

by Stanley A. Changnon

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Westview Pr (Short Disc) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social impact of disasters,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • Disaster Relief Services,
  • Natural Disasters,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • USA,
  • Floods,
  • Mississippi River

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8023627M
    ISBN 100813326192
    ISBN 109780813326191

      August 1, - The Weather Channel severe weather expert Dr. Greg Forbes takes a look what is called 'The Great Flood of ', where 20 years ago this week some areas in the Midwest got more. THE MIDWEST FLOODING THE MIDWEST FLOODING; What's Left From the Great Flood of ' In its two-month rampage, the great Midwest flood of .

    During the flood, the Federal flood control reservoir system stored over 17 million acre feet of flood water. None of this flood water reached St. Louis until after the crest in August These reservoirs are credited with reducing flood levels at St. Louis by about three feet. Stanley A. Chagnon is the author of The Great Flood Of ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published )4/5(1).

      The Great Flood of is the subject of a recently-published book. Click to hear KMZU’s Sarah Scott speak with Author Kenneth Kieser: Kenneth Kieser. Kieser grew up in the Missouri River Basin area, and was working as a journalist when the waters began to rise.   Free Online Library: The great flood of ; one camp's story. (Camp Hantesa, Iowa) by "Camping Magazine"; Travel, recreation and leisure Camps Environmental aspects Camps (Recreation) Floods Social aspects Natural disasters.


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